FILE. In this June 13, 2016 file photo, a remembrance to Eric Rivera who was killed in the mass shooting at the Pulse nightclub sits amongst a makeshift memorial to the all the victims, in Orlando, Fla. A year after New York City's storied gay pride parade celebrated a high point with the legalization of gay marriage nationwide, the atmosphere this year couldn't be more different. Parades in New York and other major cities Sunday will feature increased security, anti-violence messages and tributes to those killed in this month's massacre at a gay nightclub in Florida. (AP Photo/David Goldman, FILE)

At gay pride parades, a year to weave sorrow and celebration

Celebrations planned around such themes as supporting transgender people and pressing for economic justice have quickly taken on new meanings. Parade-goers will see increased security, anti-violence messages and tributes to those killed in Orlando.

FILE - In this undated file photo provided by the Arizona Department of Corrections, an unidentified Arizona Corrections Officer adjusts the straps on the gurney used for lethal injections at the Arizona State Prison at Florence, Ariz. The prolonged execution this week of an Arizona death row inmate with a new, two-drug combination highlights the patchwork approach states have been forced to take with lethal injection drugs, with the types, combinations and dosages varying widely. (AP Photo/Arizona Department of Corrections)

Arizona abandons use of sedative as a lethal-injection drug

Executions in Arizona were put on hold after the July 2014 death of convicted killer Joseph Rudolph Wood, who was given 15 doses of midazolam and a painkiller and who took nearly two hours to die. His attorney says the execution was botched.

FILE - In this Feb. 26, 2016 file photo the Flint Water Plant tower is seen in Flint Mich. Emails obtained by The Associated Press show EPA chief Gina McCarthy warned in September that the Flint water crisis could "get very big very quickly." McCarthy responded Sept. 26 to messages notifying her that the city's water had high levels of lead and that it had been detected in the blood of some children. McCarthy is scheduled to testify Thursday March 17, 2016 before a U.S. House committee looking into the matter. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya File)

Report: Lead levels higher in Flint kids after water switch

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s report said the likelihood a child would have a concerning blood-lead level — at least 5 micrograms of lead per deciliter of blood — was about 50 percent higher after the April 2014 switch from Detroit’s water system to the Flint River.